Neil Coyle’s voting in Parliament
Neil Coyle is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Neil Coyle’s votes.
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2016–2019
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
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Neil Coyle has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 5 Feb 2019
More than 50,000 British-born children whose parents are legally in the UK are being denied any help under the Home Office’s pernicious “no recourse to public funds” rules. That is forcing councils to provide what are supposed to be emergency social services at very high cost. When will the Government provide time for a debate on this extension of the hostile environment, the damage...
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will make representations to the Children’s Commissioner on that office undertaking an assessment of the effect on children of their parents being subject to no recourse to public funds.
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the (a) average time is and (b) longest time it has taken for a family subject to No Recourse to Public Funds conditions to achieve settled status.
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Labour MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Neil Coyle campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Home Office
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Ministry of Housing
- Communities and Local Government
- Department of Health
- Personal Independence Payment
- Universal Credit
- Attendance Allowance
- Employment: Disability
- Personal Independence Payment: Appeals
Currently held offices
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (1 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Neil Coyle’s speeches
- Has received answers to 130 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 82.58% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 60 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
14 September 2018, received two payments totalling £300 (£150 each), from Talk Radio, 18 Hatfields, London SE1 8DJ, for guest hosting the morning show with Julia Hartley Brewer
. Hours: 6 hrs in total. (Registered 02 October 2018)
13 September 2018, received £400 from ANMFS Limited Articles, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, Kensington, London W8 5TT, for an article written for the Mail on Sunday. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 03 October 2018; updated 03 December 2018)
20 November 2018, received £500 from InvestIN Education, 20 Procter St, London WC1V 6NU, for speaking and participating in their event for students. Hours: 3 hrs in total. (Registered 05 December 2018)
Name of donor: China General Nuclear Corporation (CGN
Address of donor: CGN Tower, South Building, No. 2002 Shennan Boulevard, Shenzhen City, Futian district, Guangdong Province, 518026, China
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, car hire, subsistence and accommodation, with a total value of £8,300.11
Destination of visit: Taishan, China
Dates of visit: 4 - 8 November 2018
Purpose of visit: APPG
on Nuclear Energy
fact-finding visit to the Taishan Nuclear Plant and meeting with senior representatives of the Taishan community, Guangdong Provincial People’s Congress and CGN officials.
(Registered 30 November 2018)
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